Sixth-Grade Students Have a “Blast” at Florida Tech


Dr. Joel Olson, Associate Professor of Chemistry at Florida Tech, entertained and educated sixth-grade students from University Park Elementary School on Dec. 9.

Although his demonstrations ranged from booming to bubbly, exploding hydrogen-filled balloons were the highlight. It’s safe to say some future scientists learned how fun science can be.


Dr. Olson demonstrates a Tesla Coil.

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Jessica is the Undergraduate Marketing Manager for Florida Institute of Technology. Always on the lookout for cool stories about undergrads doing amazing things.

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